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Rocklin police end armed standoff on Galaxy Lane

Rocklin police officers managed to end a potentially violent situation without bloodshed Tuesday morning, after a man armed with assault rifles allegedly held his fiancé and ...

Saturday is targeted for 100 percent King Fire containment

With firefighters gaining the upper hand on the King Fire in Placer and El Dorado counties, containment could come as early as Saturday. The Interagency Incident Management Team c ...

The broken cure – Part III: Far-reaching strategy for 'scripts' lags behind

Editor's note: This is the third in a three-part series.  Aaron Fechter is an ‘ideas guy.’  He’s an engineer, an entrepreneur. He’s an invent ...

UPDATE: Driver commits hit-and-run after fleeing Roseville methadone clinic

UPDATE: Roseville police believe a 30-year-old Roseville woman was involved in more than one hit-and-run incident on Sept. 25, under the influence of an as-yet-unnamed substance. ...

The broken cure – Part II: State cops, overseers hobbled against pharm abuse

Editor's note: This is the second in a three-part investigative series.  2011 just wasn’t Robert Rothman’s year. His pharmacy popped up on the radar of the Bu ...

Roseville man suspected of starting mulitple fires

Police believe they’ve arrested a man responsible for starting several vegetation fires in the open space corridor by Foothills Boulevard and Pleasant Grove Boulevard over th ...

The broken cure – Part I: Docs, drug abusers cheat system

Editor’s note: This is the first in a three-part investigative series. “Steven White” is not your typical drug dealer. “Steven” is not his real name ...

Scammers still preying on Rocklin’s seniors

Phone scams targeting Rocklin seniors are making the rounds again, and authorities are asking people who receive suspicious calls to report them. According to a statement from the ...

Nevada County man charged in June shootout with BLM, CHP

A federal complaint was filed Friday against a Nevada County man jailed since June on allegations that he wounded a Bureau of Land Management ranger and California Highway Patrol o ...

Man charged with setting King Fire

Officials announced Thursday that they have made an arrest in the King Fire, which so far has charred 71,000 acres and is only 5 percent contained while threatening 2,000 homes.&nb ...